Officers from the Franconia Police District arrested an Alexandria resident for shooting in public, arson, entering an alarmed building, damaging public property, and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.
Police officers and fire and rescue personnel responded to a vehicle fully engulfed in fire in the 5500 block of Cherokee Avenue on Saturday, May 18 at 11:19 p.m. The vehicle was parked in front of an office building that had apparent gunshot holes in the glass. A handgun and gas can were located near the burning vehicle. No one was injured.